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Mock Turtle E1 5b

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20m. An eliminate though with some good moves. From an embedded spike pull over the roof then climb straight up the rib between Brown Windsor and Great Buttress Eliminate. Continue up a scoop then hand traverse 3m to the right and pull strenuously over the right edge of the large capping roof. © ROCKFAX
FA. Mike Appleton 1996
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froglette - 2nd dog - 09/Jun/13 with John Proudfoot

big jump to start then good climbing up to big roof, went a bit wierd then , climbed onto ledge , back off ledge , traversed right then onto ledge , sat pondering my next move then stood up, leaned out then bang, all over , fine style
cobweb - Lead O/S - 03/Sep/11 with martyn hopson

mwatson - 2011

Pretty sure we went slightly wrong with this. The start is awkward but a swift heel-hook sorts it out. Then pretty easy climbing leads up to just below the roof, then Mike ran it out massively swinging with his hands on the ledge and limited feet after getting stuck on the ledge above, I can't help but think you were probably meant to shuffle along the ledge. We both swung right all the way to Great Buttress - extremely pumped - and finished off the last awkward moves of that, must have been a scary lead!
Reaver2k - 2nd O/S - 24/May/09 with Michael Watson

metal arms - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/08

Hidden - Lead - 08/Jun/08

Martin Haworth - Lead O/S - 11/May/08 with Andy

Andrew Sloan - 2nd O/S - 11/May/08 with Martin Haworth

cem - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/06 with James Gill, Graham Dolman

Hidden - Lead dnf - 23/May/04

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